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Accountant – Life Insurance

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This position is based in Port Moresby, and reports to the Finance Manager of BSP Life PNG Limited. The incumbent is required to support the Finance Manager with the monthly/Quarterly and Annual Financial Reporting requirements including preparation of management reports, compliance reporting to the Central bank and the development of policies and procedures.

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Key Deliverables:

  • Preparation of periodic reports including monthly management reports, quarterly board reports and group reports for management and Board reporting.
  • Complete all monthly General Ledger reconciliations
  • Manage all payments for BSP Life PNG either through the Group Finance Team or through Internet Banking.
  • Prepare quarterly and annual returns and any other disclosures to Bank of Papua New Guinea
    (BPNG)
  • Ensure appropriate management of BSP Life’s Fixed Assets Register to ensure records are properly recorded and reported
  • Manage the reinsurance payment process
  • Preparing annual budgets and quarterly rolling forecast
  • Preparing tax returns
  • Assist in preparing half year and annual financial statements for BSP Life PNG Limited and assist with reviews by External Auditors
  • Assist in preparing policies and procedures for the company where applicable
  • Manage the company’s chart of accounts and Sun Systems Accounting system
  • Prepare Insurance Agents payroll on a bi- monthly basis for Life Insurance Sales Agents
  • Assist with any other tasks assigned by the Finance Manager.
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Essential Qualifications, Professional/Skills and Experience:

  • University Degree in Accounting, Commerce or Business Management.
  • Full Member of CPA or working towards attaining CPA qualification
  • Certificate in Life Insurance is desirable
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Accounting, preferably in a Life Insurance Business.
  • Sound knowledge of industry and legislative/compliance requirements
  • Sound knowledge of Accounting Standards
  • Target oriented with ability to perform well under deadlines and high-pressure situations
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If you think you have the appropriate skills and experiences to perform the role? Send your application and detailed CV to:

The Head of Talent Management via email address: jobs@bsp.com.pg

Please contact us on _People&CultureTalentManagement@bsp.com.pg should you require additional information.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interviews.

Location

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Deadline

Applications close on Thursday, 5th January, 2023.